Definition of subpectoral in English:

subpectoral

adjective

Medicine Anatomy
  • Situated beneath the chest or the pectoral muscles, or posterior to the thorax; of or relating to this part of the body.

Origin

Early 19th century. From sub- + pectoral.

Pronunciation

subpectoral

/ˌsʌbˈpɛkt(ə)rəl/ /ˌsʌbˈpɛkt(ə)r(ə)l/